Shankari Srinivasan

IHS Markit

Vice President, Energy

Shankari Srinivasan, Vice President, Energy, IHS Markit, leads the global gas and EMEA power research and consulting group. She has specific expertise in global gas market fundamentals analysis, price forecasting, company strategy, and scenario planning. Prior to joining IHS Markit, Ms. Srinivasan was head of Energy Fundamentals at Centrica in the United Kingdom. Ms. Srinivasan has covered the European gas market for many years and authored a number of reports as researcher and then leader of the European gas practice at CERA, which was later acquired by IHS. She has also assessed the European and Russian gas markets with the International Energy Agency. Ms. Srinivasan previously worked at a New York brokerage firm as a corporate equity analyst. She holds a BA from Brown University, a MSc from New York University, and a MSc from University of Pennsylvania. She also holds an Executive MBA from Cranfield University, United Kingdom.

Sessions With Shankari Srinivasan

Wednesday, 3 March

  • 11:35am - 12:05pm (CST) / 03/mar/2021 05:35 pm - 03/mar/2021 06:05 pm

    Plenary

    The Future of Hydrogen

    Panel Clean Tech Innovation & Technology Energy Transition/Climate & Sustainability
    Focus on the role of hydrogen in the energy mix has grown rapidly during the past few years. Policies for achieving net zero have emerged in many parts of the world, driving further interest in hydrogen. Hydrogen’s advantage is its versatility. In which applications can hydrogen best succeed? Where are the next technology and cost breakthroughs likely to come from? How can policy best support the hydrogen economy? What is the status of global deployment?
  • 01:30pm - 02:00pm (CST) / 03/mar/2021 07:30 pm - 03/mar/2021 08:00 pm

    Plenary

    Global Outlook: Gas & LNG—volatility & transition

    Panel Markets/Economics/Strategy Energy Transition/Climate & Sustainability Gas & LNG
    Despite the dramatic effects of the pandemic, gas and LNG markets have remained robust, and the recent cold weather snaps in parts of the world have driven prices to dramatic highs. Net-zero policies that have emerged around the world, have increased the focus on the use of gas and the opportunities for evolution to lower carbon uses. Gas supply projects continue their development to meet growing demand, while adapting to the possibility of a reduced trajectory. The IHS Markit team will discuss views—and recognize the uncertainties—about the future of world gas and LNG demand, regional specifics, and policies that impact gas and the overall energy mix.

Friday, 5 March

  • 07:30am - 08:00am (CST) / 05/mar/2021 01:30 pm - 05/mar/2021 02:00 pm

    Agora Studio

    Agora Studio: What Color Is My Hydrogen?

    Panel Clean Tech

    Focus on the role of hydrogen in the energy mix has grown rapidly during the past few years. Policies for achieving net zero have emerged in many parts of the world driving further interest in hydrogen. Hydrogen’s advantage is its versatility. This session will address developments in the different hydrogen production technologies, as well as moving hydrogen and end-use development.

  • 09:00am - 09:30am (CST) / 05/mar/2021 03:00 pm - 05/mar/2021 03:30 pm

    Plenary

    Energy Transition: Charting the energy future

    Panel Energy Transition/Climate & Sustainability
    IHS Markit experts look back on CERAWeek 2021 and point to its most interesting, surprising, and challenging messages. Sharing their perspectives and questions for CERAWeek 2021 will be experts on oil markets, global gas, power and renewables, and long-term scenarios and climate change.